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Pimples and boils on skin. Had an oil massage. Hinders. Suggest

Hi dr.. I m 28 f n married.. Offlate,ie for the past week or so I have noticed some boils/ pimples on my chin n below and also in my brow area. And after having a nice oil massage my scalp also produced pimples which pain a lot and hindering even when I comb or sleep or run my fingers thru. What to do and what s the problem???? And also I applies aloe Vera gal and avoiding refined sugar.
Asked On : Mon, 3 Sep 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Dear ash.ashwarya

The symotoms that you , have described are suggestive of folliculitis , the oil from the oil massage have blocked the hair follicles with intern have become infected

Foliculitis self resolving in one to two weeks ,
You can treat your symptoms conservatiely ,

1. hot water compress with a warm washcloth or a hot shower , will help the pustules to give head , discharge and relieve the pain .
2. i suggest a antibiotic like MUPIROCIN OINT thrice daily
3. avoid oil massages oily make up
4. visit a dermatologist to evaluate weather you need oral anibiotics
5. for the pain you should take a painkiller like IBUPROFEN

Answered: Wed, 5 Sep 2012
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Dermatologist Dr. Puvvula Kishore Kumar's  Response
Hi...dear user.,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
According to Ur may be.,
Acne....due to hormonal disturbances.,
Use Clindamycin topically..,
Tab.Dox daily for 1 month..,
Answered: Tue, 4 Sep 2012
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